The first table below looks at the demand for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Glasgow region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 44 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 28 54 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.42% 7.00% 3.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.73% 24.22% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 11
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£381 £338 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% +23.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £450 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
- +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £43.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +29.32%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
204 223 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.91% 28.92% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 109 84
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
RDBMS
Scotland

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS.

1 61 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 43 (70.49%) Java
3 41 (67.21%) SQL
4 33 (54.10%) Finance
5 32 (52.46%) UNIX
6 27 (44.26%) Linux
7 26 (42.62%) Sybase
8 25 (40.98%) Oracle
9 23 (37.70%) Spring
10 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
10 21 (34.43%) XML
11 20 (32.79%) Perl
12 19 (31.15%) OO
13 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
13 18 (29.51%) HTML
13 18 (29.51%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (27.87%) DB2
15 16 (26.23%) JMS
15 16 (26.23%) Hibernate
16 14 (22.95%) Banking
17 13 (21.31%) J2SE
17 13 (21.31%) JUnit
17 13 (21.31%) JSP
18 12 (19.67%) Servlets
18 12 (19.67%) Web Services
18 12 (19.67%) OOD
19 11 (18.03%) Front Office
19 11 (18.03%) Oracle Database
20 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
20 10 (16.39%) EJB

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.84%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) GemFire
3 2 (3.28%) Confluence
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.64%) Lync
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
3 17 (27.87%) DB2
4 11 (18.03%) Oracle Database
5 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.28%) KDB
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.28%) Ingres
9 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.64%) MySQL
10 1 (1.64%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.64%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) JUnit
2 9 (14.75%) Subversion
3 5 (8.20%) Maven
4 4 (6.56%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.56%) Ant
5 2 (3.28%) GoogleTest
5 2 (3.28%) CppUnit
5 2 (3.28%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) JDeveloper
5 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.28%) PVCS
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
General
1 33 (54.10%) Finance
2 14 (22.95%) Banking
3 11 (18.03%) Front Office
4 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Developer
2 23 (37.70%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Applications Support
5 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Database Developer
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.28%) DB2 Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Designer
8 2 (3.28%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (3.28%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) Spring
2 21 (34.43%) XML
3 18 (29.51%) HTML
4 16 (26.23%) JMS
4 16 (26.23%) Hibernate
5 13 (21.31%) J2SE
5 13 (21.31%) JSP
6 12 (19.67%) Servlets
6 12 (19.67%) Web Services
7 10 (16.39%) EJB
8 9 (14.75%) CSS
9 8 (13.11%) .NET
10 7 (11.48%) J2EE
11 6 (9.84%) JSTL
11 6 (9.84%) JSF
11 6 (9.84%) XSL
11 6 (9.84%) DHTML
12 5 (8.20%) jQuery
12 5 (8.20%) JSON
13 4 (6.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (8.20%) Hedge funds
3 4 (6.56%) Equities
4 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (52.46%) UNIX
2 27 (44.26%) Linux
3 7 (11.48%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) OO
2 18 (29.51%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (19.67%) OOD
4 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
5 9 (14.75%) ETL
5 9 (14.75%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.48%) SOA
7 7 (11.48%) ITIL
7 7 (11.48%) Database Tuning
7 7 (11.48%) Multithreading
8 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.20%) MVC
9 5 (8.20%) Wealth Management
10 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Migration
11 3 (4.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (70.49%) Java
2 41 (67.21%) SQL
3 20 (32.79%) Perl
4 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.48%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.84%) C#
6 6 (9.84%) VBA
7 3 (4.92%) C++
7 3 (4.92%) Python
7 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.64%) VC++
9 1 (1.64%) Jython
9 1 (1.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) OCPJP
1 4 (6.56%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Sybase
2 25 (40.98%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) IBM
4 4 (6.56%) Sun
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.92%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.28%) StreamBase
6 2 (3.28%) Google
6 2 (3.28%) Kofax
7 1 (1.64%) Progress
7 1 (1.64%) Twitter